Great Southwestern Construction: Powering Up with EPC

March 17, 2020

The power industry is evolving every day. The need for a centralized, fast paced, mission critical project delivery method is more important now than ever to many Utilities and Renewable Energy producers. The EPC (Engineer, Procure and Construct) project delivery method is fast becoming a preferred way to ensure that these projects are delivered within… Read more

A People-First Mentality Leads to Generations of Success

March 17, 2020

Electrical construction service provider Great Southwestern Construction (GSWC) began operations in 1977 as a sole proprietor looking to get into the general construction sector. The young firm jumped at the prospect of getting involved with the United States government’s building of waterways and canal systems throughout Arizona and succeeded by way of providing communications and… Read more

Great Southwestern Breaks Ground on New Office Building in Alvarado, TX

October 9, 2019

Great Southwestern Construction, Inc. (GSWC) is pleased to announce the groundbreaking of a new office building at our training facility in Alvarado, TX! The 12-acre site will serve as GSWC’s Region 2 headquarters providing transmission, distribution, and substation services to clients throughout TX, OK, MO, AK & LA. The new building will allow GSWC to… Read more

Electricity Today Magazine features Great Southwestern Construction in the article “In the Driver’s Seat and Ahead of the Curve on EPC Projects”

September 18, 2019

Great Southwestern Construction, Inc. (GSWC) adapts and evolves with the ever-changing electrical industry. The Company stays competitive by constantly growing as client needs and market conditions evolve. Read more about how GSWC has developed its training, technical skills, and project management expertise to stay ahead of the curve in the industry.

MYR Group 2017 Storm Restoration

November 16, 2017

  2017 has been one of the most active, dangerous and expensive Atlantic storm seasons to date. Close to nine million people lost power on the mainland following Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. For MYR Group and its subsidiaries, (crews sent from The L.E. Myers Co., Sturgeon Electric, Harlan Electric Company, E.S. Boulos and Great Southwestern… Read more

Great Southwestern Minimizes Environmental Impacts During Construction of Antelope Valley Station to Judson Transmission Line

May 11, 2016

MYR Group subsidiary Great Southwestern Construction, Inc. (Great Southwestern) has successfully finished construction of the 144-mile Antelope Valley Station to Judson transmission line for Basin Electric Power Cooperative (Basin Electric) in North Dakota. The two-year project was designed to expand and upgrade the transmission system in the Bakken Formation, an area covering approximately 200,000 square… Read more

MYR Group Subsidiary Great Southwestern Construction Expands Operations into Oklahoma, Appoints Operations Manager for Region

September 23, 2014

MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group) (Nasdaq: MYRG) subsidiary Great Southwestern Construction, Inc. (Great Southwestern) announced it has expanded operations by opening a new office in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, located approximately 70 miles east of Tulsa. In August, Great Southwestern announced the opening of a new district office in Mansfield, Texas, located approximately 40 miles southwest of… Read more

MYR Group Subsidiary Great Southwestern Construction Opens Dallas/ Ft. Worth Office

August 18, 2014

Castle Rock, CO, August 18, 2014 – MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group) (Nasdaq: MYRG) subsidiary Great Southwestern Construction, Inc. (Great Southwestern) announced it has opened a new office in Mansfield to support the company’s transmission and distribution (T&D) growth initiatives. “Historically, Texas has always been one of our strongest markets, and we are confident that… Read more

Cross Texas Transmission Project and MYR Group Subsidiary Great Southwestern Construction Featured in Fall 2013 Issue of Strategize Magazine

October 28, 2013

Cameron Fredkin, Vice President of Project Development for Cross Texas Transmission (CTT) describes the vital role the Cross Texas Transmission project (part of CREZ – Competitive Renewable Energy Zone) will play in delivering renewable energy to homes and business throughout Texas, as well as the challenges and achievements of the CTT project. Read the story… Read more